You asked about powerlifting meets. powerliftingwatch.com usually has good information.
Upcoming Powerlifting Meets | Powerlifting Watch
There's a meet in San Antonio Dec. 15th. It is interesting that a lot of the TX meets seem to be way down in south TX though.
I am Anton Zdravko Martin!
Best meet lifts: Sq 150 Kg (330 lb), Bench 120 Kg (264), DL 160 (352) @89 Kg (197)
Best gym lifts: Sq 375, Bench 280 (pause), DL 385 @205 or less
Goals beyond my wildest dreams, 600 Kg raw total, 200/160/240
Hack away at anything which isn't essential. Do what you love, and do it often. Fazc.
Everything competes for recovery so more assistance is not always the best idea. miked96